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Neighbors Rally Behind West Side Woman Facing Eviction

Neighbors of an 85-year-old West Side woman are coming to her defense after she fell victim to an alleged predatory lending scheme and faces eviction.

08/02/2014

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Hyde Park Salon Fighting Eviction Amid Neighborhood Revival

Sahan Kourouma views the battle as the big guy trying to sit on the little people. She’s run her Motherland Salon in Hyde Park for about 20 years. The new owners of her building want her out, but her lease runs until 2015.

03/07/2014

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Eviction Of Disabled Chicago Woman Raises Red Flags

A 59-year-old disabled woman is on the brink of homelessness after an eviction, but her attorney says it never should have happened.

02/19/2014

Ricardo Cerezo holds an oversized check for $4.85 million after cashing in a winning Lottery ticket his wife found in a cookie jar, just as the family was facing eviction from their home in Geneva. (Credit: Illinois Lottery)

Facing Foreclosure And Eviction, Family Finds Winning Lotto Ticket

The timing couldn’t have been better for a family from north suburban Geneva when they hit the jackpot after finding some old Lotto tickets stuffed in a cookie jar.

05/16/2013

Michael Donley, 46, and Carmilla Manzanet, 43, face trespassing charges and have no place to live after being kicked out of this vacant home. (Credit: Chris Martinez/CBS 2)

Couple Removed From Abandoned Home After Making Repairs

They were chasing the American dream. One Chicago couple moved into a house and started making changes. Trouble is, it belonged to someone else.

05/15/2013

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West Side Tenants Get Short Reprieve In Eviction Battle

Move or get evicted. That’s the choice for dozens of residents in a West Side building.

03/27/2013

Mary Jane Beard is dying of cancer and facing eviction. (CBS)

Facing Eviction, Dying Cicero Woman Has One Last Wish

A suburban cancer patient, at the end of her life, is about to lose her home.

03/22/2013

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Waukegan Man Held After Turning Eviction Into Police Standoff

A Waukegan man has landed in jail after turning a routine eviction into a tense police standoff.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

Retired nun Mary Alice Keeler says she's close to being evicted from her longtim home. (CBS)

Eviction Of Retired Nun May Be At Hand

CBS 2’s Mike Parker first reported on the plight of Mary Alice Keeler in September, and now there are signs that authorities may be about to make their move to force her out of her house.

12/26/2011

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Cain Accuser Bialek Hopes To Resolve Eviction Case Against Her

Sharon Bialek, the north suburban woman who publicly accused Herman Cain of sexual harassment, leading to the end of his presidential campaign, appeared in court Friday morning for a hearing on her landlord’s attempt to kick her out of her townhome.

12/23/2011

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Glenview Landlord Wants To Evict Cain Accuser

The landlord of a north suburban woman accusing GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain of sexual harassment is trying to evict her from her townhome, saying she owes $7,500 in back rent.

11/30/2011

Cancer patient Jimmy Carlson was evicted from his Marseilles home this week. (CBS)

Village Has Cancer Patient Evicted Over Sewer Bill

A small town is supposed to be where people care most. But the downstate village of Marsailles evicted a 65-year-old man from his lifelong home because he did didn’t pay a $6,000 sewer bill.

10/27/2011

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Activists Arrested Trying To Stop Eviction Of Addison Family

An Addison mother and three sons are being evicted from their home, and some activists are trying to prevent it.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011

Residents of a Harvey Apartment complex say they have been given 72 hours to get out of their homes. (CBS)

Roaches, Mold Lead To Eviction Notice At Harvey Apartment Complex

There was a knock on their door, a quick inspection and then they were told to get out in 72 hours.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

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No Minor League Baseball In Schaumburg This Year

It appears new ownership may be stepping up to the plate to take over the Schaumburg Flyers baseball team, but there will not be any minor league games in Schaumburg this season.

WBBM Newsradio–03/09/2011

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Clerical Error Saves Cabrini Resident From Eviction

A Cabrini-Green resident accused of harboring drug dealers cannot be evicted because an official forgot to check a box on her lease agreement, a Cook County judge has ruled.

02/23/2011

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Residents Come Out In Force For Displaced Crossing Guard

Deb Clark was facing eviction and homelessness, but some admiring children and parents organized a benefit.

11/12/2010

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Dart Suspending Foreclosure Evictions By Major Banks

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced Tuesday that he is suspending evictions stemming from foreclosures filed by banks that admitted to “questionable and illegal practices.”

10/19/2010